Neisseria meningitidis Antigen

CPT: 87899
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Test Details


Aid in the diagnosis of Neisseria meningitidis infection


Latex agglutination (LA)

Specimen Requirements


Serum, urine (random), or cerebrospinal fluid (CSF)


1 mL serum, 5 mL urine, or 0.5 mL CSF


Red-top tube, gel-barrier tube, plastic urine container, or sterile plastic (CSF) tube

Storage Instructions


Clinical Information

Special Instructions

Submit only one specimen per test request form. State source.


Order Code Order Code Name Order Loinc Result Code Result Code Name UofM Result LOINC
018770 N. meningitidis Ag. 19259-1 018770 N. meningitidis Ag. 19259-1

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